Oregon Grabs 18 Nominations for 2018 James Beard Awards

The James Beard foundation announced the nominees for their 2018 awards, named after Portland’s own culinary pioneer. James Beard is renowned as America’s first foodie, helming numerous cookbooks, television shows and other… See More

14th Annual Oregon Cheese Festival

The upcoming 14th Annual Oregon Cheese Festival will harken back to the traditional flavors and the food-drink pairings we’ve grown to love, as well as educate attendees what sets each apart… See More

2017 Top Chefs of Oregon Fire Up Farm to Table

Chefs, farmers, food artisans, breadmakers and other dreamers are crafting a healthier, sustainable food system in Oregon with each passing season. Throughout the year competitions pop up to give Oregon top… See More

Oregon Craft Food Producers Form Collaboration Culture

Perhaps the Toasted Baguette and PB&J ice cream on the board at Salt and Straw, Portland’s much loved scoop shop, says it all. More people want to be part of a… See More

Winemaker Dinners at Lorella, Larks, and Capers, and More Oregon Food Events

Welcome to Wednesday Rundown on The Local Dish.  Every week we’ll showcase food and drink events, classes, and festivals around Oregon. Follow this space for events happening soon in case reservations are needed. Scroll down… See More